Twenty-Year Outcomes after Breast-Conserving Surgery and Definitive Radiotherapy for Mammographically Detected Ductal Carcinoma In Situ

@article{Wilkinson2012TwentyYearOA,
  title={Twenty-Year Outcomes after Breast-Conserving Surgery and Definitive Radiotherapy for Mammographically Detected Ductal Carcinoma In Situ},
  author={John Ben Wilkinson and FACR Frank A. Vicini and Chirag N Shah and Simona Flora Shaitelman and Maha Saada Jawad and MS HongYe and Larry Llyn Kestin and Neal S. Goldstein and FACR Alvaro A. Martinez and Pamela R. Benitez and FACR Peter Y. Chen},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={19},
  pages={3785-3791}
}
Management of mammographically detected ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) at a single institution was reviewed to determine long-term clinical outcomes after treatment with breast-conserving therapy (BCT). Data from all patient-cases with DCIS who received BCT between 1980 and 1993 were reviewed. Patient demographics and pathologic factors were analyzed for their effect on outcomes, including ipsilateral breast tumor recurrence (IBTR) and survival. BCT included breast-conserving surgery followed… CONTINUE READING